The Circle Way: A Leader in Every Chair

by Christina Baldwin, Ann Linnea. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2010.


This resource provides the history and basics of The Circle Way, a structure of conversation that can be used to collaborate and make decisions.


history of The Circle Way, instructions for how The Circle Way works

Recommended Audience

Clergy and lay leaders


Purchase as a book or e-book

Practical Applications

  • Communicate more effectively by referring to this resource before leadership meetings.
  • Understand how The Circle Way works --- preparation, the roles of participants, the conversation structure --- in order to spark change.

About the Contributor

Janet Hoover

Janet Hoover is a certified spiritual director in private practice and an American Baptist pastor. She graduated from the University of Indianapolis and earned her MDiv and DMin from Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis. 

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